Topeka Mechanic's Shop Destroyed by Fire

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Topeka fire officials are still investigating the cause of a fire at a mechanic's shop Monday.

The fire spread rapidly and destroyed Leo's VW Repair.

Fire crews were called to 2300 Southeast Virginia shortly before 11 a.m. Monday.

Vehicles were inside the shop a the time of the fire.

Officials believe the fire was accidental.

Captain Martin Gray says the flames got into the crawl space making it hard to get water onto the fire.

Fire crews sprayed foam onto the building to prevent the flames from starting again.

No damage estimates have been reported.